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Japan and N Korea should talk, Korea’s Moon says

Japan and N Korea should talk, Korea’s Moon says

09-May-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:01 AM

Japan and North Korea should begin talks to normalise relations between the two countries and contribute to peace and stability in the region, South Korean President Moon [...]
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China slams US criticism of its Taiwan demand

China slams US criticism of its Taiwan demand

09-May-2018 Intellasia | News Observer | 6:01 AM

China has dismissed White House criticism of its “Orwellian” demand that foreign airlines not refer to self-ruled Taiwan as a country, saying companies operating [...]
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Is Korea’s future fighter jet partnership with Indonesia falling apart?

Is Korea’s future fighter jet partnership with Indonesia falling apart?

09-May-2018 Intellasia | Defense News | 6:01 AM

The KF-X fighter jet development partnership between South Korea and Indonesia is in tatters, according to defense sources in South Korea and Indonesian media reports. [...]
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Korea gave Kim Jong Un a blueprint for developing N Korea  but it could be his downfall

Korea gave Kim Jong Un a blueprint for developing N Korea but it could be his downfall

09-May-2018 Intellasia | Aol.com | 6:01 AM

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un received a USB drive with a blueprint for connecting his country to the world when he met South Korean President Moon Jae-in in April and [...]
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Japan and China ‘won’t mention disputed islands’ in sovereignty hotline talks, avoiding potential rough waters

Japan and China ‘won’t mention disputed islands’ in sovereignty hotline talks, avoiding potential rough waters

09-May-2018 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:01 AM

Deal expected to be struck during a bilateral meeting between Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Wednesday Japan and China are unlikely to [...]
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US-Philippine war games open under pro-China Duterte

US-Philippine war games open under pro-China Duterte

09-May-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:01 AM

The US and Philippine militaries launched major exercises Monday aimed at fighting global terrorism, while staying mostly quiet on Beijing’s reported installation of [...]
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Malaysia’s election: A battle of old allies

Malaysia’s election: A battle of old allies

09-May-2018 Intellasia | BBC | 6:01 AM

Malaysia is holding a general election on Wednesday. While incumbent prime minister Najib Razak looks likely to secure another term, he is facing a strong challenge from his [...]
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GE14 will determine Malaysia’s destiny, says Najib

GE14 will determine Malaysia’s destiny, says Najib

09-May-2018 Intellasia | The Star | 6:01 AM

With less than 48 hours before Malaysia heads to the polls, prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has urged Malaysians to cast their votes wisely as GE14 will determine [...]
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Taiwan hits back at WHO exclusion under Beijing pressure

Taiwan hits back at WHO exclusion under Beijing pressure

09-May-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:01 AM

Taiwan accused the World Health Organization of succumbing to political pressure from Beijing Tuesday after the island failed to receive an invitation to a major [...]
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US and China will go for Round 2 of trade talks next week

US and China will go for Round 2 of trade talks next week

09-May-2018 Intellasia | CNN | 6:01 AM

The United States and China will hold a new round of trade talks after no breakthroughs emerged from their first meeting. Chinese President Xi Jinping’s top economic [...]
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Former Chinese rising star Sun Zhengcai sentenced to life in prison for graft

Former Chinese rising star Sun Zhengcai sentenced to life in prison for graft

09-May-2018 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:01 AM

Sun Zhengcai, a former political high-flyer once tipped to be among China’s next generation of leaders, was sentenced to life in prison for bribery in a northern city [...]
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China vice premier to visit US for trade talks: White House

China vice premier to visit US for trade talks: White House

09-May-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:01 AM

China’s top economic official will visit Washington next week to continue trade discussions, the White House said Monday, as threatened tariffs on billions of dollars [...]
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Moon, Trump to discuss talks with North

Moon, Trump to discuss talks with North

08-May-2018 Intellasia | Korea Joongang Daily | 6:00 AM

Chung Eui-yong, left, Blue House national security adviser, shakes hands with John Bolton, his US counterpart, on Friday at the White House. President Moon Jae-in will meet [...]
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N. Korea: Trump ruining good mood ahead of summit

N. Korea: Trump ruining good mood ahead of summit

08-May-2018 Intellasia | USA Today | 6:00 AM

North Korea warned the United States on Sunday not to misread peace overtures as a sign of weakness, accusing the Trump administration of deliberately provoking Pyongyang [...]
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N Korea says denuclearisation pledge not result of US-led sanctions

N Korea says denuclearisation pledge not result of US-led sanctions

08-May-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

North Korea said on Sunday its intention to denuclearise, unveiled at a historic inter-Korean summit, was not the result of US-led sanctions and pressure, warning the United [...]
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